The table below looks at the statistics for the Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 46 61 63
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 13 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.41% 1.47% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.49% 1.48% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 11
Average salary £53,750 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.44% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £38,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £45,400 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
523 542 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.85% 99.63% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 439 414 455
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the Watford region.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Salary Trend in Watford

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the Watford region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Salary Histogram in Watford

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) HTML5
2 13 (92.86%) CSS
3 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
4 10 (71.43%) AngularJS
4 10 (71.43%) Front End Development
5 7 (50.00%) CSS3
5 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (50.00%) jQuery
6 6 (42.86%) Node.js
7 5 (35.71%) Web Development
7 5 (35.71%) Java
7 5 (35.71%) Web Services
7 5 (35.71%) CMS
7 5 (35.71%) React
8 4 (28.57%) Scrum
8 4 (28.57%) XHTML
8 4 (28.57%) Finance
8 4 (28.57%) J2EE
8 4 (28.57%) OO
8 4 (28.57%) WordPress
8 4 (28.57%) Legal
8 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
8 4 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (21.43%) Bitbucket
9 3 (21.43%) Sass
9 3 (21.43%) LESS
9 3 (21.43%) RESTful
9 3 (21.43%) SaaS
9 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) Node.js
2 5 (35.71%) CMS
3 4 (28.57%) WordPress
4 2 (14.29%) Apache
4 2 (14.29%) JBoss
4 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
1 2 (14.29%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) Bitbucket
3 2 (14.29%) gulp
4 1 (7.14%) Grunt
4 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.14%) webpack
4 1 (7.14%) Xcode
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
1 4 (28.57%) Legal
2 3 (21.43%) Marketing
3 2 (14.29%) Law
4 1 (7.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) HTML5
2 13 (92.86%) CSS
3 10 (71.43%) AngularJS
4 7 (50.00%) CSS3
4 7 (50.00%) jQuery
5 5 (35.71%) React
5 5 (35.71%) Web Services
6 4 (28.57%) J2EE
6 4 (28.57%) XHTML
7 3 (21.43%) LESS
7 3 (21.43%) RESTful
7 3 (21.43%) Sass
8 2 (14.29%) Apache Cordova
8 2 (14.29%) Backbone.js
8 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
8 2 (14.29%) Ionic Framework
8 2 (14.29%) lodash
8 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Front End Development
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Web Development
4 4 (28.57%) OO
4 4 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) OOP
5 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) SOA
6 2 (14.29%) TDD
6 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (7.14%) Cross-Browser Development
7 1 (7.14%) DevOps
7 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 1 (7.14%) SEO
7 1 (7.14%) Web Design
7 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) C
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Sybase
2 1 (7.14%) Intershop
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